Diderot and the Encyclopædists
Morley's book is a detailed examination of the life and work of Denis Diderot, a prominent figure of the Enlightenment and the chief editor of the Encyclopédie, a groundbreaking encyclopedia of human knowledge. Through extensive research and analysis of Diderot's writings, Morley provides a nuanced portrait of this influential and controversial figure in 18th-century French intellectual history. This is an essential read for anyone studying the Enlightenment or the history of ideas.
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- Publisher: Legare Street Press
- Publish Date: Jul 18th, 2023
- Pages: 488
- Language: English
- Dimensions: 9.21in - 6.14in - 0.98in - 1.49lb
- EAN: 9781022068193
- Categories: • Europe - France